Peng Zhang, Ph.D.

Postdoctoral Fellows

​Postdoctoral Fellow

Research Interest

​Developing bio-mimic devices and methodologies for chemical and biological applications.

Selected Publications

  • Microfluidic platforms for cell cultures and investigations
    M.L. Coluccio, G. Perozziello, N. Malara, E. Parrotta, P. Zhang, F. Gentile, T. Limongi, P...
    Microelectronic Engineering, Volume 208, Pages 14-28, (2019)


  • ​Ph.D. in Analytical Chemistry, Kyung Hee University, South Korea, 2017
  • B.E. in Polymer materials engineering, Qilu University of Science and Technology (Shandong Academy of Science), China;2011

Professional Profile

  • ​2017- Present: Postdoctoral fellow, KAUST, Thuwal, Saudi Arabia


  • ​Honorable Mentions in Best Nano-Micrograph Contest, 45th International Conference on Micro & Nano Engineering, 2019
  • Excellent Ph.D. Thesis Award, Kyung Hee University, Feb. 2017
  • Excellent Poster Presentation Prize, Korean Society of Analytical Science, Jun. 2016
  • Excellent Poster Presentation Prize, Korean Chemical Society, Apr. 2015

KAUST Affiliations

  • ​Water Desalination and Reuse Center (WDRC)
  • Biological and Environmental Science and Engineering (BESE)

Research Interests Keywords

Analytical chemistry Microchip electrophoresis for bio/nano applications Nanofabrication techniques Single-molecule detection based super-resolution optical imaging Materials characterizations Water droplet on a super-hydrophobic surface